KUWAIT 

Kuwait To Boost LNG Imports

Kuwait will start year-round imports of LNG in 2013, the CEO of state-owned Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC), Faruq al-Zanki, said on 16 April. Kuwait imports 500mn cfd of LNG from March to October. It has not yet decided if it will build a permanent LNG terminal. Kuwait only has available about 500mn cfd of domestic gas and an annual average of 187,200 b/d of high sulfur fuel oil from its refineries (MEES 5 March). But refinery output drops in...